TCS Research Fellowship Program 2017 objective is to provide an opportunity to the PhD students for a maximum period of 4 years or the submission of the PhD thesis, whichever is earlier. TCS may grant an extension of the fellowship to the 5 years at its discretion, under exceptional circumstances. This fellowship will give the students stipend of Rs 18000 per month for the first two years and Rs 20000 per month for the next two years. The scheme is for the students of Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Information Technology, Software Engineering.
Application can be done through institute with the following steps:
Step 1: Attach letter of application, letter of support by the institute, the research area write-up, which should include a short review, broad problem statement, proposed scope and focus student’s CV: Education, grades obtained, honours, publication list, work experience (if any). CV of the proposed guide.
Step 2: Institute will select the students for this program.
Step 3: TCS will select the students and conduct an interview of a student if it deems necessary for the selection for the scheme.
Step 4: The interviews will be conducted in one of the Innovation Labs of TCS and students must travel to the designated Lab for the interview (To-and-fro 2nd A/C rail fare from the institute to the place of interview will be paid to each student called for the interview).